SUSSEX COUNTY, Va. (WVEC) -- The Sussex County Sheriff's Department says a missing elderly man has been found safe.

State Police had issued a senior alert for William Frierson on Thursday night. The 80-year-old disappeared from Wakefield May 31.

The alert said Frierson has a cognitive impairment that may put him in danger.

Sussex Dispatch confirms Frierson has since been located on Friday morning. No other information is available at this time.